Kazan is the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan, an amazing city of two languages, two religions, two rivers. A modern metropolis with a thousand-year history, in which Orthodox churches harmoniously coexist with Muslim mosques. Kazan is the best proof that people of different faiths and nationalities can live in friendship and develop their city together.
Ancient Kazan has something to show its guests. There are many attractions here, and you can visit the main ones during a city tour. You are better to go on tour accompanied by an experienced guide who will tell you closely and fascinatingly about each sight, he will answer all your questions. In the first instance, in Kazan, you should visit:
And this is only a small part of what should be seen in Kazan. To make your acquaintance with the city as intense as possible, the local guide will plan an individual tour program based on your preferences. So, architecture lovers will surely be impressed by a visit to the Admiralty Office complex; the complex of buildings of the Kazan Theological School; Osokin's house; Rodion Institute of Noble Maidens; Lutheran Catherine Church; Chernoyarovsky Passage; Isanbaevs' house.
Those who are interested in Orthodox religious buildings need to go on a guided tour of the Peter and Paul Cathedral, built in 1723-1726. in honor of the visit to the city of Peter the Great; Zilantov Assumption Monastery, Kazan Bogoroditsky Monastery, Kazan John the Baptist Monastery. The most significant Muslim mosques include the Al-Marjani Mosque, Galeevskaya, Apanaevskaya, Azimovskaya, Sultanovskaya.